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1771 Advert: 'PAPER MANUFACTORY. Throstle-nest, near Manchester, March 26, 1771.
The Proprietors beg Leave to acquaint their Friends and the Public, that the Paper Mill at that Place is now fully employed, making Writing and Printing Paper, and all Kinds suitable for wrapping the various Manufactures of Manchester ; and that any Orders they may be favoured with, will be executed on the best Terms, by applying to John Teasdale, in Deansgate, Manchester.